2018 Southland Basketball Tournament Tickets on Sale Now

Posted On May 31 2020 by

first_imgFRISCO, Texas – Tickets for the 2018 Southland Conference Basketball Tournament, which will be held March 7-11 at the Leonard E. Merrell Center in Katy, Texas, are on sale now via Ticketmaster. The men’s tournament tips off Wednesday, March 7, with first-round games at 5 and 7:30 p.m. CT. Men’s second-round games will be played Thursday, March 8, at 5 and 7:30 p.m., and the semifinal games will be played Friday at 5 and 7:30 p.m. The men’s championship game will be played Saturday at 8 p.m. and be televised live on ESPN2. All other Southland Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament games will be featured on ESPN3. Fri, March 9:                      Women’s Second Round                                             Women’s Games 3 and 4 – 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. (ESPN3) 2018 Southland Conference Tournament Schedule The winners of the conference men’s and women’s tournaments will earn the Southland Conference’s automatic bid into the 2018 NCAA tournaments. The NCAA Men’s Final Four will be held March 29 and April 2 at the Alamodome in San Antonio, while the NCAA Women’s Final Four will be March 30 and April 1 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Reserved tickets for each session are $25 each, while general admission tickets are $20 apiece. Tickets for all men’s and women’s tournament games are available now at all Ticketmaster outlets and Ticketmaster.com.                                              Men’s Championship Game                                             Men’s Game 7 – 8 p.m. (ESPN2) “The Southland Conference is pleased to return to Katy and begin our second decade at the Merrell Center,” said Southland Commissioner Tom Burnett. “The City of Katy and the Merrell Center have proven excellent hosts and partners. We are eager to return in three months for another exciting five days of Southland basketball.”                                              Men’s Semifinals                                             Men’s Games 5 and 6 – 5 and 7:30 p.m. (ESPN3) Wed, March 7:                  Men’s First Round                                             Men’s Games 1 and 2 – 5 and 7:30 p.m. (ESPN3) Sat, March 10:                  Women’s Semifinals                                             Women’s Games 5 and 6 – 1 and 3:30 p.m. (ESPN3)                                              Men’s Second Round                                             Men’s Games 3 and 4 – 5 and 7:30 p.m. (ESPN3) The tournament will be in Katy and the Merrell Center for an 11th straight season. Women’s first-round games will be played Thursday, March 8 at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Women’s second-round games will be played Friday, March 9, at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Semifinal games are scheduled for Saturday, March 10 at 1 and 3:30 p.m. The women’s championship game will be played Sunday, March 11 at noon.  The championship contest will be televised on CBS Sports Network. All other Southland Conference Women’s Basketball Tournament games will be broadcast on ESPN3. Thurs, March 8:                Women’s First Round                                             Women’s Games 1 and 2 – 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. (ESPN3) Discounted tickets are available for groups of 20 or more. Group tickets to any session are $15 for general admission only. Fans interested in purchasing group tickets should call 972-422-9500, ext. 113. Sun, March 11:                Women’s Championship Game                                                            Women’s Game 7 – noon (CBSSN)last_img read more


Picture Special: Donegal students battle it out at Lifford Credit Union School’s Quiz

Posted On Dec 22 2019 by

first_imgA selection of east Donegal’s brainiest students took part in the Lifford Credit Union School’s Quiz on Friday.The winning teams will now put their heads together for the Regional Finals in March, before 100 teams of four children from across the country will battle it out for the National titles in April.The U13 category was won by Odhran Feney, Aisling Doherty, Emma Tinney and Kelsey Coll proudly representing St. Baithins, St. Johnston. Raphoe Central National School scooped second place in the U13 category, with Ryan McCauley, Alex Lowery, Alex Walker and Sam McBeth scoring highly.Representing St Patrick’s, Murlog, was Senan Gleeson, Jack Lines, Odhran Dooher and Jade Duffy, who secured third place in the U13 category.Scoil Mhuire Gan Smal scooped the gold in the U11 category with Ace Rodrigues, Cody Connelly, Grace Gibson and Sarah Friel impressing the judges with their fantastic score.Securing second place in the U11 category was Scoil Colmcille, represented by Adam Whoriskey, Lilly Ella Dillion, Mia McFadden, and Erin O’Donnell. Aine Gallagher, Rosea Doherty, Gavin Rutherford, and Jamie Bogule did St Patrick’s proud by winning the bronze in the U11 category.Photo Clive WassonStudents struggle with the questions at the Lifford Credit Union School’s Quiz on Friday night last. Photo Clive WassonParents and teachers at the Lifford Credit Union School’s Quiz on Friday night last. Photo Clive WassonBrid Tonner calling out the questions at the Lifford Credit Union School’s Quiz on Friday night last. Photo Clive WassonSt. Baithins, St Johnston winners of U13’s at the Lifford Credit Union School’s Quiz on Friday night last. From left are Odhran Feeney, Aisling Doherty, Robert Brennan, Lifford Credit Union Chairman, Mary O’Brien, Teacher, Emma Tinney and Kelsey Coll. Photo Clive WassonSt. Baithins, St Johnston winners of U13’s at the Lifford Credit Union School’s Quiz on Friday night last. From left are Odhran Feeney, Aisling Doherty, Robert Brennan, Lifford Credit Union Chairman, Mary O’Brien, Teacher, Emma Tinney and Kelsey Coll. Photo Clive WassonSt Patricks Murlog 3rd in the U 11’s at the Lifford Credit Union School’s Quiz on Friday night last. From left are Aine Gallagher, Rosea Doherty, Ciara Crawford, Teacher, Robert Brennan, Chairman Lifford Credit Union, Gavin Rutherford , Jamie Bogule. Photo Clive WassonScoil Colmcille 2nd in the U11’s at the Lifford Credit Union School’s Quiz on Friday night last. From left are Adam Whoriskey, Lilly Ella Dillion, Robert Brennan, Chairman Lifford Credit Union, Mia McFadden, David Lee, Teacher and Erin O’Donnell. Photo Clive WassonU 11 winners Scoil Mhuire Gan Smal Lifford at the Lifford Credit Union School’s Quiz on Friday night last. From left are Ace Rodrigues, Cody Connelly, Caoimhe McConnell, Teacher, Robert Brennan, Chairman Lifford Credit Union, Emma White, Principal, Garce Gibson and Sarah Friel. Photo Clive WassonU 11 winners Scoil Mhuire Gan Smal Lifford at the Lifford Credit Union School’s Quiz on Friday night last. From left are Ace Rodrigues, Cody Connelly, Caoimhe McConnell, Teacher, Robert Brennan, Chairman Lifford Credit Union, Emma White, Principal, Garce Gibson and Sarah Friel. Photo Clive WassonSt Patricks Murlog 3rd in the U 13’s at the Lifford Credit Union School’s Quiz on Friday night last. From left are Senan Gleeson, Jack Lines, Ciara Crawford, Teacher, Robert Brennan, Chairman Lifford Credit Union, Odhran Dooher and Jade Duffy. Photo Clive WassonRaphoe Central National School 2nd Overall in the U13’s at the Lifford Credit Union School’s Quiz on Friday night last. From left Ryan McCauley, Alex Lowery, Robert Brennan, Lifford Credit Union Chairman, Thomas McIlwaine, Class Teacher, Alex Walker and Sam McBeth. are Photo Clive WassonPicture Special: Donegal students battle it out at Lifford Credit Union School’s Quiz was last modified: January 28th, 2018 by Elaine McCalligShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:credit union quizLifford Credit Unionlast_img read more